A Resuscitation Room Guide by Ashis BanerjeeA Resuscitation Room Guide by Ashis Banerjee

A Resuscitation Room Guide

byAshis Banerjee, Chris Hargreaves

Paperback | April 5, 2007

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This is a comprehensive handbook that covers all aspects of the assessment and management of patients in the resuscitation room of an Emergency Department. It is aimed at an array of different specialists, covering a range of experiences, and is presented in a logical and easily referencedformat. A Resuscitation Room Guide provides practical guidance and background information on the initial care of the acutely ill patient when they first arrive at hospital. Basic principles of safe practice are emphasised, and relevant details for a wide range of emergency conditions are easilyaccessed. Descriptions of equipment and practical procedures are given along with the purpose and interpretation of tests and investigations. This book will undoubtedly act as a valuable reference tool for staff who are routinely involved with the care of patients in a resuscitation situation, and will be an essential guide for newly qualified doctors working in the Accident and Emergency department.
Mr Ashis Banerjee has been a consultant in emergency medicine in London for 13 years, having trained in the West Midlands. He is an examiner for London University, the General Medical Council, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Intercollegiate MRCS for the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is an honorary senior lecturer...
Title:A Resuscitation Room GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:600 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.87 inPublished:April 5, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199298076

ISBN - 13:9780199298075


Table of Contents

1. Resuscitation Room Organization2. Basic Principles of Resuscitation3. Team Approach to Resuscitation4. Cardiac Arrest and Peri-arrest Management5. Airway and Breathing Management6. Circulation Management7. Trauma8. Burns9. Neurological Resuscitation and Management10. Renal, Endocrine and Metabolic Management11. Toxicology12. Gastrointestinal and Gynaecological Resuscitation13. SepsisContact Addresses